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Bruins beat Devils for 10th straight win
Bruins left wing Brad Marchand skates with the puck while being defended by Devils defenseman Mark Fayne during the second period of Boston’s 4-2 win Tuesday night at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J. (Ed Mulholland-USA TODAY Sports)
Left winger Brad Marchand and right winger Jarome Iginla scored 59 seconds apart early in the second period as the Bruins rolled to their 10th consecutive victory, a 4-2 win against the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday at Prudential Center.
Backup goaltender Chad Johnson made 22 saves to run his record to 15-3-1
Bergeron got the Bruins on the board at 14:33 of the first period when he slipped behind the Devils defense and chipped a backhand shot through the legs of Brodeur to make it 1-0. The goal was Bergeron’s 20th of the season.
Zajac cut the lead to 4-2 at 9:13, beating Johnson to the stick side on an odd-man rush.Notes: Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask got the night off after a 33-save performance in a 4-1 win against Minnesota on Monday. Rask won each of his past six starts. ... Boston defenseman Johnny Boychuk (lower body) did not play, and he is listed as day-to-day.